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Goodwin and Scieszka Innovation Scholarship (ID 1780)


Scholarship Description

Start Date:
4/1/2018
Deadline:
6/1/2018
Website:
http://www.1888goodwin.com/innovation-scholarship/
Form:
http://www.1888goodwin.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/application_form2016.pdf
Amount:
1st place $1,000
Runner-up $500
Runner-up $500
Description:
The Law Offices of Goodwin & Scieszka, an AV preeminent rated firm by Martindale-Hubbell®, has been happy to provide almost 30 years of legal service to victims of car accidents, dog bites, and medical malpractice. After nearly three decades of providing pro bono work with our annual Law Day, we have fitted over ten thousand free bike helmets, distributed free smoke detectors, and dispensed free legal advice as a way to give back to the community. Now we are pleased to support the future lawyers of America with the Goodwin & Scieszka Innovation Scholarship, awarded to three high-achieving, bright students intending to pursue a career in law.

With a grand prize of $1,000 and two runners-up receiving $500 each, the Innovation Scholarship will be accepting applications from current students attending either an accredited law school or an accredited university in the United States. Applicants will be judged on their academic merits as well as the content of the application essay they provide.

Contact Information

Name/Company:
Goodwin Scieszka
Address:
999 Haynes Street Suite 385
City:
Birmingham
State:
MI
Zip:
48009
Phone:
(248) 644-4529
Email:
rw@1888goodwin.com

Eligibility

Gender:
NA
Min GPA:
2.80
Major/Career:
Law Fields
Association:
Transferring to a four-year college
Eligibility:
-Applicant must be either a current law student at an accredited law school within the U.S. or at an accredited undergraduate university planning to attend law school.
-Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA.
-Applicants must submit a copy of their transcript.
Special Criteria:
How to Apply
To apply for the 2017 Goodwin & Scieszka Innovation Scholarship, please fill out our online application to the right!

Or download our application form and mail a hard copy to our office.

Essay Topics
1. Please choose one of the following prompts provided for your essay. Essays must be between 500 and 1000 words.

2. In your opinion, what law is most out of date and should be rectified or repealed?
What future do you foresee for legal marketing with the inclusion of social media?